Mom Always Finds Out received a copy of Mug Cakes recipe book for review. All opinions expressed are my own. The Caramel Apple Mug Cakes recipe is shared here with permission. The sponsor is responsible for prize fulfillment.
MUG CAKES: 100 Speedy Treats to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth by Leslie Bilderback contains 100 cake recipes with a wide range of flavors. You are sure to find plenty of different mug cakes to please your taste buds.
Inside MUG CAKES, you’ll find recipes for Classics like Yellow Cake and even Red Velvet. Fancy-Shmancy taste buds will want to try Lemon-Thyme and Chocolate-Pasilla Chile. At my house, we love the Kids’ Stuff section that shares a yummy S’mores Mug Cake recipe. Other mug cake selections include: Adults Only, Choc-o-rama, A Little Fruity, Nuts To You, Celebrate! (holiday mug cakes), For the Sensitive Ones, and Not Exactly Cakes (mug cheesecake, mug blondies and other non-cake goodness you can make in a mug).
There are even recipes for cake lovers with special dietary needs, including gluten-free, sugar free, dairy free, and vegan.
One fall favorite mug cake recipe we tried is the Caramel Apple Mug Cake.
Caramel Apple Mug Cake Recipe
from MUG CAKES by Leslie Bilderback
(shared with permission)
- 2 T. unsalted butter, melted
- 1 unpeeled apple, grated
- 1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon
- 1 large egg
- 2 T. milk
- 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- 6 T. self-rising flour
- Pinch of kosher salt
- 1/4 cup caramel sauce or 4 chewy caramel candies
In a large mug, combine the butter, apple and cinnamon. Microwave for thirty seconds until the butter is melted. Whisk in the egg with a fork. Stir in the milk, vanilla and sugar. Add the flour and salt. Beat the batter until smooth. Fold in the caramel sauce or candies. Divide the batter between two mugs. Microwave separately for one-and-a-half to two-and-a-half minutes each until risen and firm.
The MUG CAKES cookbook contains colorful photos that will have you drooling over these easy-to-make cakes in no time. Treat yourself (literally!) to MUG CAKES and you’ll be able to keep your sweet tooth busy for a very long time.
WHERE TO BUY:
Mug Cakes: 100+ Speedy Microwave Treats To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth by Leslie Bilderback is available at major retailers including Barnes & Noble and Walmart. You can also find Mug Cakes online at Amazon.com.